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What is this, do you suppose?

So, yes, that’s the question. What is this, do you suppose?

Now, there could be a few answers to that question.

But I’m talking about the long, stringy, green plant-like thingy in the forefront of the picture. 67 more words

Professor VJ Duke

Causing Trouble is Fun

“I’m so mean. And dirty. Very dirty. Filthy, even.”

“You always say that; I don’t believe it.”

“Why not?”

“Prove it.”


Nick Warren paused for one to three moments, leaned forward a bit, then said, in a low voice I’m sure the big rotten wolf adopts to scare the little piggies, “See that table over there? 625 more words

The Professor

Anxiety Sucks.

It is a truth, universally acknowledged that anxiety sucks balls. Or, it’s not. But it should be. Because it does.

Anxiety is different for everyone. There are different triggers, different symptoms, different solutions. 374 more words


Trenz Pruca and the return of the Naked Mole Rat.

I have mentioned that my friend Trenz Pruca, who provides me with his many observations some of which I pass on to you, was a six-foot-three-inch white rat. 280 more words


How do the gut microbiomes of naked mole rats compare with other animals?

First, glossary, helpful for specialists and lay persons alike.

Next, the naked mole rat (NMR)’s astounding features that help explain why it’s being studied intensively these days. 1,147 more words

Cecal Protists

Naked Mole Rats - The Real Superheroes of our World

We’ve all grown up with stories of Superheroes – Humans (or aliens) that have supernatural powers that allow them to do incredible things like turn into fire or absorb bullets. 805 more words